Free Press Journal
  • Deal between BJP-AAP led to Najeeb Jung’s ouster, alleges Congress

    New Delhi: The Congress alleged on Friday that a deal was struck between BJP and AAP to oust Delhi Lt Governor Najeeb Jung as both were against the release of the Shunglu Committee report, which would have benefited the Congress in the upcoming Punjab and Goa assembly polls.

  • I hate you, Salman Khan says to Aamir Khan

    The much awaited film Dangal starring the inimitable Aamir Khan has finally got released this week and the tickets are selling like hot cakes. The film was recently watched by Salman Khan’s family. Readers may recall that Salman Khan had earlier done Sultan, a film that was based on the same premise (wrestling) as Dangal.

  • Plea against coaching centres in residential areas in Delhi High Court

    New Delhi: Running of professional coaching institutes in residential areas of the national capital today came under the scanner of Delhi High Court which sought the response of Delhi government and civic bodies on a plea alleging that such centres threatened women’s safety.

  • Ebola vaccine found safe and effective in human trial: WHO

    London: In a major milestone in the fight against future Ebola outbreak, an experimental vaccine has been found to be highly protective against the deadly virus, as per results of the final trial led by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

  • Hijacked Libyan plane headed for Malta: PM

    Valletta: Malta’s Prime Minister Joseph Muscat today said on Twitter he had been alerted to a “potential hijack” of a Libyan plane reported to be headed for the Mediterranean island.

  • Dangal Review: Aamir Khan has displayed performance of a lifetime

    A Bollywood girl-power drama about a father-coach training his daughters into star wrestlers is too much of a formula thing. Dangal is an extraordinary true story based on the life of Mahavir Singh and his two daughters, Geeta and Babita. The film traces the inspirational journey of a father who trains his daughters to become world class wrestlers.

  • Plea challenging appointment of new CJI dismissed

    New Delhi: The Supreme Court on Friday dismissed a plea challenging the appointment of Justice Jagdish Singh Khehar as the new Chief Justice when incumbent T.S. Thakur retires on January 3.

  • Modi created divide between super rich, honest: Rahul Gandhi

    Almora: Congress Vice President Rahul Gandhi on Friday said that Prime Minister Narendra Modi divided the country between the one per cent super rich and the 99 per cent honest people of the country.

  • Mumbai’s Ram Mandir station lacks facilities, say commuters

    Mumbai: A day after Ram Mandir station was inaugurated on the Western Railway’s suburban network, passengers today alleged that there were several flaws in its construction and it lacks facilities, due to which commuters will have to face difficulties.

  • MP: IMC plans to resettle urban poor into pucca houses by 2020

    Bhopal: Under Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s ambitious – Housing for All scheme, Indore Municipal Corporation in Madhya Pradesh plans to resettle urban poor into more than 68 thousand pucca constructions by the year 2022.

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    Former bank manager among 24 booked for fraud

    Thane: Nearly 24 persons, including former manager of a bank and son of an ex-MLA from Thane district, have been booked for allegedly misappropriating bank money to the tune of Rs 3.14 crore, police said today.